Director of the #WeAreAllRohingyaNow campaign
Blog Posts

Jack, Twitter and the word “Rohingya”

When Jack Dorsey tweeted about his birthday retreat, recommending we take a meditation holiday in Myanmar, it is hard to imagine what a slap in the face that must have felt like to the Rohingya. As a human rights activist campaigning for the Rohingya over Twitter for much of the past 6 years, I was […]

Open Letters

Twitter @Jack visits Myanmar ignoring Rohingya Genocide

Open Letter to Twitter @Jack Regarding Holidays in Myanmar and the Rohingya Genocide Date: 9th December 2018 Dear Jack, I am writing on behalf of the #WeAreAllRohingyaNow campaign to express our concern regarding your recent trip to Myanmar and your thread of tweets encouraging people to visit there. In just the past two years, over […]

Press Releases

Questions raised about Telenor complicity in Rohingya massacres

Press Release. 5th December 2018 Norwegian telecom company Telenor questioned over use of mobile phone tower by snipers to fire upon civilians, and as a dumping site for bodies in Rakhine state, Myanmar. Rohingya rights group calls for transparent, independent investigation by Norwegian government. Norwegian telecom company, Telenor, may be complicit in the shooting deaths […]

Actions

Petition

Please sign our petition calling on multinational corporations that are investing in Myanmar to condemn the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya and to commit to their protection: bit.do/ropetition Please also share the petition on social media and email it to your friends. The Rohingya need every voice they can get. This is not just  a […]

Open Letters

Open Letter to Digi

To: sustainability@digi.com.my Date: 21st July, 2017 RE: #DumpDigi Campaign Dear Digi, I am writing to let you know that the #WeAreAllRohingyaNow campaign has been reaching out to Telenor for several weeks, calling on them to voice concern for the plight of the Rohingya. We believe it is an obligation on those corporations investing in Myanmar […]

Press Releases

Rohingya campaign launches Social Impact Stock Advisory, downgrades Telenor.

Press Release. 14th July 2017 Investors must consider a company’s stance on human rights when evaluating the value of a stock. This is the basic argument offered by a Rohingya rights campaign in a letter to leading analysts. #WeAreAllRohingyaNow is a campaign by independent activists reaching out to the private sector for support against the […]

Open Letters

Open Letter to Telenor Investment Advisers

The following letter was emailed to Telenor investment advisers at the these organisations: 4ABG Sundal Collier Arctic Securities Bank of America Merrill Lynch Barclays Berenberg Carnegie Citi Credit Suisse Danske Bank Deutsche Bank DnB Markets Exane BNP Paribas Goldman Sachs Handelsbanken Capital Markets HSBC JP Morgan Cazenove Jefferies International Kepler Cheuvreux Morgan Stanley New Street Research […]

Actions

Telenor

In this action we are reaching out to Telenor to ask them to take a stand to help stop the Rohingya genocide and win them back their citizenship. Background Over the past few years, Telenor has invested $1.5 billion in Myanmar and plans to invest more. It already has 17 million subscribers to its telephone […]

Press Releases

Tweet storm hits Telenor, calls for Rohingya stand

Press Release. 20th April 2017 Norwegian Telecom company Telenor has experienced a surge in the popularity of its Twitter hashtag in recent days, but not because of any new company initiative or PR strategy. #WeAreAllRohinygaNow, a campaign by independent activists working to end the oppression of “the world’s most persecuted minority”, has been reaching out […]

Press Releases

Rohingya campaign condemns violence

Press Release. 2nd April 2017 What the Rohingya have suffered, and continue to suffer on a daily basis, is reprehensible and criminal. Both the United Nations and independent human rights investigators have documented severe and systematic atrocities that amount to an organized campaign of genocide by the government. The oppression and abuses the Rohingya face have […]